Don on April 29th, 2015

Wednesday: (04/29) Granola for breakfast. I worked in the shop most of the day. I fabricated and welded up the mounting plate for the trike basket mount. In order to accomplish that, I had to stop by our local Harbor Freight Tools store. I mostly just needed some grinding wheels and a pin wrench but […]

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Don on April 28th, 2015

Tuesday: (04/28) Leftovers made a nice ham, latka, and cheese sandwich on and English muffin for breakfast. Dawn had an appointment so Lou and i took her and then we shopped around, mostly a good look around the hardware store. Lou’s working on a new basket/ice chest for the trike. We found a perfect metal […]

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Don on April 27th, 2015

We’re supposed to have an 80 degree day today. I read yesterday that last week the weather on the area of the trail I had been hiking had flash flood warnings and rain and hail after I departed. Wonderful timing. If I had stayed on the trail I would have had a couple of days […]

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Don on April 26th, 2015

Sunday: (04/26) I’m not complaining. Celebrating another birthday is much better than the alternative. Last year I was at the Pacific Crest Trail Kickoff meeting. This year I’m at home but could have been approaching Kennedy Meadows, the end of my first two sections for this year if I hadn’t taken a break due to […]

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Don on April 25th, 2015

Saturday: (04/25) I fixed scrambled eggs with wieners and cheese with black berries on the side for our breakfast. Lou and Dawn were off early to Orinda for a storytelling event. today and tomorrow. I’m all by myself today. I relaxed, watered the lawn, relaxed, repacked by now clean backpack, relaxed, ordered a pizza for […]

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Don on April 24th, 2015

Friday: (04/24) Lou and I were off to do our weekly grocery shopping first thing as usual but a day early this week because Lou and Dawn will be gone tomorrow. Breakfast was a McDonald’s McGriddle sandwich. Tuna and cheese sandwich for lunch. Lou and Dawn had appointments. I relaxed all day. Dinner at Chili’s […]

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Don on April 23rd, 2015

Thursday: (04/23) We had breakfast at Brian’s Cafe in Los Altos then took a walk around the village. Lou was busy smoking meats all day so we had ribs potatoes and corn on the cob for dinner. I washed my backpack, trekker chair and pillow. If I get back to the trail it will be […]

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Don on April 22nd, 2015

Wednesday: (04/22) Breakfast burritos started the day. Actually more like burritos because we forgot the eggs. I spent some time going through my pack and eliminating some items no longer needed due to not having potential snow and cold. Also anything I didn’t use on these past weeks was removed. I’m considering changing to my […]

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Don on April 21st, 2015

Tuesday: (04/21) I had some donuts from a new donut shop a couple of blocks away. This morning I had a doctors appointment to check on my cold. Who knew? I’ve never had allergies or hay fever before but supposedly I do now. At least that’s the course of treatment ¬†for now. On the way […]

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Don on April 20th, 2015

Monday: (04/20) Lou fixed nice breakfast sandwiches this morning. Again, I haven’t lost any weight. Maybe I’m spending time eating my way along the trail now. I made a doctors appointment for tomorrow. Lou and I took a walk this morning. Again, I seriously limp starting out but then am OK. The ripe hiking clothes […]

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